Dr Ajay Kumar Kriplani is the trustee and past president of Indian association of gastrointestinal endosurgeons. Having been credited with the first in India to perform laparoscopic adrenalectomy and laprascopic splennectomy, he is also the first one who performed the first laparoscopic whipple pancreatico-dudonectomy in North India. Till now, he has been in over 395 live lectures, inside and outside India. He has been a recipient of over 20 awards and have also organized over 10 national conferences and workshops. He has also had a hand in training several doctors all over the adjoining countries of India.